Very Red

Uploaded: October 27, 2013 15:55:41


Tho not as abundant nor popular as our TX blue bonnets, wild Drummond Phlox - a TX Native - blooms in the springtime along the roadsides here.

CS6 Oil Paint Filter, textures and Nik Filters


Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1250, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III


Mary Dimitriw level-deluxe October 27, 2013

This is so beautiful Ms. Val! Gorgeous comp and treatment. #1550202

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 27, 2013

Beautiful work, Val. Love the colors and drops. #10882268

Mitch Spence level-classic October 27, 2013

Very pretty work, Val. This would look great on a large canvas I think. #10882313

Carol L. Fowler October 27, 2013

Red- my favorite color! Love the painterly effects too #10882359

Leslie McLain level-classic October 27, 2013

Beautiful capture and color, Val. #10882386

Don Christiana October 27, 2013

Absolutely beautiful Val. This reminds me of a masterful painting that anyone would love to have hanging in their home. Your DD work is perfection. #10882433

Joannie Bertucci level-classic October 27, 2013

Beautiful execution Val! The colors are so complimentary to one another! Delicate and lovely! #10882488

Gord MacEachern October 28, 2013

Hi Val, this is nothing short of gorgeous!!! Very beautiful image and treatment !! #10882574

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 28, 2013

You captured this beautifully and your treatment takes them over the top! #10882598

Michelle Alton October 28, 2013

Masterful, Val! You got absolutely everything right! #10882600

Ellen Hodges October 28, 2013

Looks soooo very beautiful, Val!! Love that color!! Hope that all is well!! #10882610

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic October 28, 2013

I LOVE the dd work you did on this Val. As Michelle says...Masterful! #10882651

Monnie Ryan October 28, 2013

Just gorgeous, Val! #10882805

Julianne Bradford October 28, 2013

What a lovely creation Val..both the flowers and your capture and treatment of them! #10882900

Terry Cervi level-classic October 28, 2013

Superb DD work, Ms.V! It is a beauty!! #10883437

Peggy Pfister October 29, 2013

Very red indeed, and very pretty! Beautiful work! #10884058

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe October 30, 2013

Beautiful DD work on a lovely wildflower....very sweet! #10884228

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe October 30, 2013

Beautiful DD work on a lovely wildflower....very sweet! #10884231

Julie Burnett October 31, 2013

Ditto all the above, Val! The colors and treatment are gorgeous!! Mitch is right, this would look lovely on canvas!! #10884946

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe November 01, 2013

Incredible DD work on this gorgeous image, Val! Love it! #10887505

Nadia Paul November 02, 2013

This is exquisite my friend! Wonderful effects and composition - worthy of a gallery wall! Fave. #10888819

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe November 29, 2013

Big congrats on your awesome Staff Favorite, Val! #10909535

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe November 29, 2013

Huge congrats on this beautiful Finalist, Val, and good luck in the next round! #10909740

Tammy Espino November 29, 2013

Congrats on your awesome finalist,Val! #10909843

Nadia Paul November 29, 2013

Congrats on this wonderful finalist my friend - so well deserved! #10909938

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 30, 2013

Beautiful finalist. Congrats, Val. #10910118

Julie Burnett November 30, 2013

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Val!! #10910223

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 30, 2013

Great finalist Val! Congratulations and I hope this one gets the gold!

jo ann c.

Nancy L. Green level-classic November 30, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS Val on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!! <>< #10910542

Don Christiana November 30, 2013

A HUGE CONGRATS Val on your stunning Finalist. Beautiful DD work. #10910626

Carol L. Fowler November 30, 2013

Very pretty! Congrats, Tex! #10911069

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe November 30, 2013

Woo Hoo!!! So glad this went Gold, Val!! Way to go, girlfriend! #10911270

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe November 30, 2013

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Val. #10911404

Carol Eade level-addict November 30, 2013

Beautiful work, Val, congratulations on your winner! #10911434

Don Christiana November 30, 2013

I am so excited that this jewel of perfection won GOLD. A Huge Congrats Val on your masterful DD work that is so beautiful and so deserving. #10911449

Ujjwal Mukherjee November 30, 2013

Beautiful winner,Val! Huge congratulations!! #10911454

Monnie Ryan November 30, 2013

Congratulations on a fabulous winner, Val! #10911611

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict November 30, 2013

Stunning winner, Val!

Debby #10911724

Carrie M. Groseclose November 30, 2013

Congratulations Val on this gorgeous winning image! #10911793

Nadia Paul December 01, 2013

So glad to see this wonderful artwork sporting gold Miz Val - a most deserving win - congrats my friend! #10911902

Julie Burnett December 01, 2013

HUGE congratulations on your gorgeous winner, Val!! :) #10911961

Linda D. Lester level-classic December 01, 2013

Val this is a beauty!!! Congratulations on your win! #10912026

Michelle Alton December 01, 2013

A magical floral, Val. Congratulations on its gold badge! #10912163

Ellen Hodges December 01, 2013

Huge congrats on a fabulous and perfect winner, Val!!! #10912175

Val Feldman level-deluxe December 01, 2013

Very surprised but happy to receive....thanks so much all of you for stopping by - appreciated! - and thank you BP Judges. #10912230

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic December 01, 2013

Very beautiful, Val. Congrats on this lovely winner. #10912243

Terry Cervi level-classic December 01, 2013

I love your florals, Ms.V!! Congrats on your stunning win!! #10912359

Emile Abbott level-deluxe December 01, 2013

HUGE TEXAS CONGRATULATIONS Val on this gorgeous finalist. WTG. #10912446

Dayna Cain level-classic December 01, 2013

Very beautiful Val! Congrats! #10912672

Diane E. Deming level-classic December 01, 2013

Congratulations on your win, Val. Beautiful floral! #10912753

Joannie Bertucci level-classic December 01, 2013

Congragts Val on your "delicate" gold badge! #10912943

Peggy Pfister December 01, 2013

Congrats on this terrific winner! #10912991

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic December 01, 2013

Big CONGRATZ on fabulous dd work and Win, Val!!!

UB. #10912993

Julianne Bradford December 02, 2013

Congrats on your gorgeous winner Val! #10913259

Carla Capra Anderson December 02, 2013

Beautiful and elegant. Congratulations. #10913298

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic December 02, 2013

Huge congrats, Val, on this absolutely gorgeous Gold. #10913535

Val Feldman level-deluxe December 02, 2013

Thanks again everyone! #10913555

Lydia Williams level-deluxe December 08, 2013

A beauty, Val...Love it. Congratulations on your golden win! #10917273

Robert R. Goodman December 08, 2013

Hi Valarie,a big congratulations my friend on this beautiful finalist and win!!! #10917392

Val Feldman level-deluxe December 08, 2013

Thanks Lydia and Bobby - very much! #10917632

Phyllis H. Burchett December 10, 2013

VERY pretty, congrats Val!!! #10918845

Anita Bower December 10, 2013

Congratulations. Lovely image. Love the colors, dof, fading to white. #10918969

Merna L. Nobile December 19, 2013

Great photographers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
Congratulations for your achievement, November, 2013 Merna

Debbie Bray January 02, 2014

Very pretty Val, it's lovely to see you are still doing beautiful work!

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 10, 2016

Congrats again Val on another Best of the Best DD's #11444867

Lydia Williams level-deluxe March 11, 2016

Congraulations Val on your added gold! :) #11445533

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